Double bed headboard: the best ideas for the sleeping area

Those looking for a solution to elevate their bedroom style might consider the head of the double bed. More than an accessory, this decorative (and functional) element can really make a difference and give the space a sense of completeness. Can provide the room with a focal point important and to visually communicate the bed with the room, letting it enter in communication with the rest of the environment.

Decorating the bedroom with a headboard can also prove to be a valid option for those looking for an element of great impact without being bound by major upheavals. There are simpler solutions than others and some headboards can be mounted on the bed frame or fixed to the wall. Those who do not fear something more challenging, can find effective alternatives that, overcoming the boundaries of the traditional headboard, can fill up an entire wall.

Materials, shapes and sizes different ones open up infinite possibilities, from the most classic to those a little out of the box. Without to forget the side practical: from a simple decoration, the headboard of the double bed can be transformed into an essential piece of furniture, for example by playing with lighting systems integrated or thanks to useful storage compartments. That you are looking for a purely result theatrical or a functional response to different needs, this piece of furniture undoubtedly offers great opportunities.

Softness in the bedroom: padded headboards

Not just for evening readers or anyone who likes to bask in bed. The padded headboards yes, they provide the right comfort – and good support – but they also offer an opportunity to enrich the room with more texture. Offering a finish pointing on materiality and a sense of softness ideal for a relaxing area of ​​the house such as the sleeping area. A way to play with quilted originals, asymmetries and chromatic choices that also go beyond tradition, exploiting the form to give movement and dictate the rhythm of the environment.

Photo of Hotel Paradis Paris

Double bed headboards, from wood to metal

The choice of material it is always fundamental and helps to determine the essence of a space, to define its aesthetics. The wood it rarely loses its glory: it integrates easily into many environments and always offers a wide range of solutions in terms of shapes and finishes.

Who prefers the metal for your headboard you can take the path of luxury and glam, opting for glossy surfaces and gold accents. On the contrary, you can focus on more natural materials, such as Vienna straw, a trend that gives great satisfaction, or experiment with more original materials: have you ever thought about floor tiles to decorate the wall behind the bed?


Beyond the confines of the bed

As it was said, not just an accessory. When the headboard extends beyond its main function and no longer has the sole task of framing the bed, it can invade larger portions of the wall. It thus becomes the primary element of the sleeping area, linking the bed to the bedroom in one continuous solution and organic and integrating with other furnishings. For example, it can be continued in a sofa or in a bookcase.

When the headboard is functional

Focal point and impact decoration yes, but also useful. The head of the bed is not necessarily exempt from carrying out several functions. It thus becomes perfect support for gods integrated lighting systems, thanks to simple applique or through solutions led more original.

For smaller sizes, on the other hand, or for those who like to see everything in order in the bedroom, there are headboards equipped with storage compartments. An element that can also play leading roles and act, for example, as a real one divider in un open space.

Opening photo Simone Furiosi, styling Sonia Pravato


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Source: Living by

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